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Ready or about to do something - thesaurus

Synonyms

ready

adjective

prepared for what is going to happen

prepared

adjective

ready and able to do something

poised

adjective

about to do or achieve something after preparing for it

set

adjective

ready to do something

ready for something/ready to do something

feeling that you must have or must do something

on the point of doing something

about to do something

on the verge of something

British about to do something or experience something

in the wings

ready to do something, or ready to be used when needed

on (full) alert

ready to take action to deal with a dangerous situation

warmed-up

adjective

ready to do a sport or other activity

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at the ready

prepared for immediate use or action

packed

adjective

if you are packed, you have put your possessions into bags, suitcases, or boxes so that you can take or send them somewhere

poised

adjective

waiting in a position where you can make a movement as soon as you need to

preparedness

noun

the state of being ready for something

readiness

noun

a state of being ready and able to deal with what might or will happen

ready to roll

ready to start doing something

right

interjection

used for saying that you have finished one thing and are going to do something else

this is it

used before an action or event that will have an important effect on the final result

when you’re ready

used for telling someone to start something when they feel ready to. This expression is often used humorously for telling someone that you are waiting for them to do something

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hygge

a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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sofar

a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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